The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 135 222 193
Rank change year-on-year
+87 -29
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 114 59 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.75% 0.78% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.06% 0.92% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 105 47 70
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £33,600 £30,950
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £59,600
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
User Stories
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5546 6427 6602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 85.21% 84.77% 82.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4679 5333 5429
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing User Stories as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

User Stories
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing User Stories across the East of England region.

User Stories Salary Trend in the East of England

User Stories
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Stories across the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

User Stories Salary Histogram in the East of England

User Stories
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Stories within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +11 33 £51,000 +15.25% 3
Essex +29 29 £42,500 -10.52% 1
Norfolk +9 22 £49,500 +94.11%
Bedfordshire +30 16 £43,750 +12.17% 2
Hertfordshire +29 10 £40,000 -20.00%
Suffolk +1 4 £40,000 - 1
User Stories
England

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT jobs citing User Stories also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 185 (84.47%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (36.99%) Scrum
3 72 (32.88%) .NET
4 67 (30.59%) C#
5 66 (30.14%) Finance
6 58 (26.48%) SQL
7 49 (22.37%) Business Analysis
8 44 (20.09%) JIRA
9 43 (19.63%) Microsoft
10 41 (18.72%) QA
11 40 (18.26%) HTML
12 39 (17.81%) JavaScript
13 38 (17.35%) SDLC
14 36 (16.44%) SQL Server
14 36 (16.44%) Degree
15 32 (14.61%) OO
16 31 (14.16%) CSS
16 31 (14.16%) Continuous Improvement
17 30 (13.70%) Mathematics
17 30 (13.70%) Kanban
18 29 (13.24%) Computer Science
18 29 (13.24%) Software Engineering
19 28 (12.79%) BDD
20 27 (12.33%) Java
21 26 (11.87%) Unit Testing
21 26 (11.87%) .NET Framework
22 25 (11.42%) MVC
23 24 (10.96%) Confluence
23 24 (10.96%) Mentoring
23 24 (10.96%) Coaching

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 24 (10.96%) Confluence
2 10 (4.57%) IIS
3 8 (3.65%) Drupal
4 6 (2.74%) Apache ServiceMix
5 4 (1.83%) Apache Solr
5 4 (1.83%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.37%) Apache Spark
6 3 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (1.37%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.91%) JBoss
8 1 (0.46%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.46%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (4.57%) MS Visio
2 5 (2.28%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.91%) MS Office
4 1 (0.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 10 (4.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.28%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.83%) SaaS
4 3 (1.37%) Datadog
4 3 (1.37%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.02%) HTTP
2 3 (1.37%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (16.44%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.65%) NoSQL
3 4 (1.83%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (1.83%) Big Data
3 4 (1.83%) CouchDB
3 4 (1.83%) Hadoop
3 4 (1.83%) HBase
3 4 (1.83%) MongoDB
3 4 (1.83%) Neo4j
3 4 (1.83%) Redis
3 4 (1.83%) Riak
4 3 (1.37%) SQLPlus
5 2 (0.91%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 44 (20.09%) JIRA
2 20 (9.13%) NUnit
3 18 (8.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (6.39%) Selenium
5 8 (3.65%) Hudson
6 7 (3.20%) Cucumber
7 6 (2.74%) Jenkins
7 6 (2.74%) JUnit
7 6 (2.74%) Maven
7 6 (2.74%) Rhino Mocks
8 5 (2.28%) Ranorex
8 5 (2.28%) WebDriver
9 4 (1.83%) Visual Studio
10 3 (1.37%) Jasmine
10 3 (1.37%) Log4Net
11 2 (0.91%) Axure RP
11 2 (0.91%) JMeter
11 2 (0.91%) Selenium IDE
12 1 (0.46%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 1 (0.46%) Git (software)
General
1 66 (30.14%) Finance
2 21 (9.59%) Marketing
3 8 (3.65%) Banking
4 6 (2.74%) Games
4 6 (2.74%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.28%) Retail
6 4 (1.83%) Multimedia
7 3 (1.37%) Advertising
8 1 (0.46%) Back Office
8 1 (0.46%) Legal
8 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 92 (42.01%) Analyst
2 85 (38.81%) Business Analyst
3 66 (30.14%) Developer
4 36 (16.44%) C# Developer
5 35 (15.98%) Software Developer
6 23 (10.50%) C# Software Developer
7 22 (10.05%) Insurance Business Analyst
8 19 (8.68%) Senior Developer
9 18 (8.22%) .NET Developer
9 18 (8.22%) IT Analyst
9 18 (8.22%) Senior Software Developer
10 17 (7.76%) Business IT Analyst
10 17 (7.76%) IT Business Analyst
10 17 (7.76%) Product Owner
11 16 (7.31%) Scrum Master
12 15 (6.85%) C# .NET Developer
12 15 (6.85%) Senior Analyst
12 15 (6.85%) Senior Business Analyst
13 13 (5.94%) .NET Software Developer
14 12 (5.48%) Digital Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (32.88%) .NET
2 40 (18.26%) HTML
3 31 (14.16%) CSS
4 26 (11.87%) .NET Framework
5 22 (10.05%) Web Services
6 21 (9.59%) Entity Framework
6 21 (9.59%) HTML5
6 21 (9.59%) REST
7 20 (9.13%) ASP.NET Web API
7 20 (9.13%) WPF
8 19 (8.68%) ASP.NET
9 17 (7.76%) XML
10 16 (7.31%) Ajax
10 16 (7.31%) WCF
11 15 (6.85%) JSON
12 13 (5.94%) jQuery
13 12 (5.48%) CSS3
14 10 (4.57%) AngularJS
14 10 (4.57%) ASP.NET MVC
14 10 (4.57%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 30 (13.70%) Mathematics
2 29 (13.24%) Computer Science
3 21 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (7.76%) User Experience
5 16 (7.31%) Virtual Team
6 14 (6.39%) Algorithms
6 14 (6.39%) Statistics
7 10 (4.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 8 (3.65%) Mobile App
9 7 (3.20%) Minimum Viable Product
9 7 (3.20%) Replication
10 6 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (2.74%) Management Information System
11 5 (2.28%) Fintech
11 5 (2.28%) iPad
12 4 (1.83%) Physics
13 3 (1.37%) Mobile Games
13 3 (1.37%) Social Media
13 3 (1.37%) Social Network
14 1 (0.46%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (5.48%) Windows
2 10 (4.57%) Windows Server
3 8 (3.65%) Android
4 5 (2.28%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.91%) Unix
6 1 (0.46%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (84.47%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (36.99%) Scrum
3 49 (22.37%) Business Analysis
4 38 (17.35%) SDLC
5 32 (14.61%) OO
6 31 (14.16%) Continuous Improvement
7 30 (13.70%) Kanban
8 29 (13.24%) Software Engineering
9 28 (12.79%) BDD
10 26 (11.87%) Unit Testing
11 25 (11.42%) MVC
12 24 (10.96%) Coaching
12 24 (10.96%) Mentoring
13 23 (10.50%) Project Management
14 22 (10.05%) Stakeholder Management
15 20 (9.13%) TDD
16 19 (8.68%) Test Automation
16 19 (8.68%) Use Case
17 18 (8.22%) UML
17 18 (8.22%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 67 (30.59%) C#
2 58 (26.48%) SQL
3 39 (17.81%) JavaScript
4 27 (12.33%) Java
5 15 (6.85%) VB.NET
6 12 (5.48%) T-SQL
7 9 (4.11%) PHP
8 8 (3.65%) Delphi
9 3 (1.37%) C++
9 3 (1.37%) TypeScript
10 2 (0.91%) C
11 1 (0.46%) F#
11 1 (0.46%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.46%) Python
Qualifications
1 36 (16.44%) Degree
2 16 (7.31%) ISEB
3 5 (2.28%) CBAP
4 3 (1.37%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (18.72%) QA
2 1 (0.46%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (0.46%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (3.20%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.37%) HP Fortify
2 3 (1.37%) Nagios
Vendors
1 43 (19.63%) Microsoft
2 11 (5.02%) TOWER Software
3 7 (3.20%) Google
4 6 (2.74%) Red Hat
5 5 (2.28%) Rally
6 4 (1.83%) Mapbox
6 4 (1.83%) Tableau
7 3 (1.37%) New Relic
8 2 (0.91%) Oracle
8 2 (0.91%) SAP
9 1 (0.46%) Adobe
9 1 (0.46%) Progress
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